Tyler Junior College

Professional Tennis Management

Apache Tennis Camp

Overview

Four traditional camps are designed for students ages 10-17. The High School Varsity Camp is open to varsity team high school players only and are open to players from all levels; beginner through advanced. No more than six students to an instructor with instructors from Tyler Junior College Tennis Tech, TJC championship teams, and top area coaches. Team tennis evenings on Sunday, Monday. Off-court entertainment: swimming Monday and Wednesday, outdoor games Tuesday, Social Thursday evenings.

Facility/Location

  • Eight outdoor courts-four lit for night play
  • Modern video and playback equipment
  • Ball machines and latest training materials
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Nautilus weight-training center

What Campers Bring

Resident Campers bring:

  • Shorts, T-shirts, socks, shoes
  • Twin bed sheets, blanket and pillow
  • Personal toiletries
  • Hat and sunscreen
  • Tennis rackets
  • Swimsuit
  • Personal spending money: (for snacks, racket string, etc.)

Resident campers will stay in air-conditioned dormitory rooms and will be supervised at all times by the camp staff. Driving students will turn their car keys in at registration.

Commuter Campers bring:

  • T-shirts, shorts and shoes
  • Hat and sunscreen
  • Tennis rackets
  • Personal spending money: (for snacks, racket string, etc.)

Awards

At each camp's close on Friday, an awards ceremony will be held at the tennis courts on the TJC campus, beginning now. Parents are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Camp Tuition

  • Resident Campers: $420
  • Commuter Campers: $300 (lunch included)

Families with more than one tennis camper will receive a discount of $50 for each additional child attending the same tennis camp.

Dates, Times, and Camp Registration

For more information on these camps, and for camp registration, please go to our Ornelas HPE Center page. As the summer gets closer, there will be a link on the right hand side of the page that says "TJC Summer Camps."

Tennis Management Contact Information

Kimm Ketelsen
Department Chair
Office: JMTC

Email: kket@tjc.edu

Telephone: 903-510-2473

Advising contact: 903-510-2347